The latest issue of the Guild of Book Workers Newsletter features an article on Pamela Leutz and the Lone Star Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers’ exhibition featuring Leutz’s new publication The Thread that Binds: Interviews with Private Practice Binders. The exhibition features fifty-five copies of her book bound by various artists, making it the largest exhibit to date held by the Lone Star Chapter.
From June 3 to August 12, the exhibition was displayed in the main hall of the DeGolyer Library on the Southern Methodist University Campus in Dallas, Texas. Now, from September 29 to January 14, 2012, the exhibition will move to the Museum of Printing History in Houston, Texas. The exhibition includes bindings from Eric Alstrom, Scott Keller, Don Etherington, Julie Sullivan, Esther Kibby, and more.
Click here for more information on the exhibition at its new location.
“The Thread that Binds—The 2011 Exhibition of Fine Bindings” will celebrate Leutz’s accomplishments as an author and binder. Held at the DeGolyer Library of Southern Methodist University from 5:00pm to 7:00pm, the event will include a talk by Leutz, a reception, and an exhibition of 51 hand-crafted bindings created by members of the Lone Star Chapter. A catalogue to accompany the exhibition will also be available for purchase.